Minor Emergencies CourseLearn how to assess and manage minor injuries seen in a remote or austere environment.
Course DescriptionFor paramedics, remote medics and expedition medics who need to develop head knowledge and hand knowledge of minor injuries that they may see whilst working in the Middle East, on oil rigs, transit vessels and remote clinics worldwide. This course provides an excellent background of knowledge on the most common presenting injuries and conditions encountered by those who manage and treat adults in remote and austere settings.
72 Minor Injuries Covered
|Ankle Sprain||Dislocated Shoulder||Migraine|
|Athlete's Foot||Dizziness||Muscle Cramps|
|Back Pain||Ear Infections||Nose Bleed|
|Bee Sting||Earwax Blockage||Plantar Fasciitis|
|Bug Bite||Finger Dislocation||Ring Removal|
|Burns||Fingernail Injury||Runny Nose|
|Canker Sore||Fingertip Injury||Scaphoid Fracture|
|Cervical Strain||Foreign Body In Ear||Sinusitis|
|Chest Cold||Foreign Body In Eye||Smoke Inhalation|
|Chest Pain||Foreign Body In Foot||Sore Throat|
|Collar Bone Fracture||Foreign Body In Skin||Splinter|
|Colourful Urine||Foreign Body In Throat||Sprains In General|
|Concussion||Foreign Body Under The Nail||Subungual Hematoma|
|Constipation||Gouty Arthritis||Tension Headache|
|Corneal Abrasion||Heat Illness||Tick Bite|
|Dental Pain||Hives||Urinary Tract Infection (Lower)|
|Dental Trauma||Hypothermia||Urinary Tract Infection (Upper)|
|Diarrhoea||Knee Sprain||Zipper Entrapment|
Hands on Clinical Skills TrainingThere are options for hands on training in an A&E following this course in Moldova and South Africa. There is more information on our Clinical Placements page.
Final ExamPass mark is 80% or higher. There is only have one attempt for this exam. There are 35 multiple choice questions and takes one hour. There are no retests for this exam. If you fail this exam you will have to retake the entire course.
40 CPD/CME credit hours
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